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Name: Verne Lundquist  
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Date of Birth: 17th July 1940
Place of Birth: Duluth, Minnesota, USA
Profession: Actor
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Verne Lundquist (born July 17, 1940 in Duluth, Minnesota) is currently a journalist for CBS. Before working for CBS, he worked as sports anchor for WFAA-TV in Dallas and in Austin, Texas for KTBC, as well as being the radio voice of the Dallas Cowboys. When TNT got the rights to broadcast NFL games, he was given a national presence. Currently at CBS, he does play-by-play for the network's college football and college basketball action, as well as The Masters tournament.

Verne was a 1962 graduate of the Texas Lutheran College. Lundquist may be famous with the MTV generation as he played himself commentating on tournaments in the 1996 motion picture, Happy Gilmore.

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